Chelsea’s Nigerian born striker, Tammy Abraham has joined Aston Villa on a season loan deal.
The 20-year-old had been previously linked with Ligue 1 side Bordeaux.
Abraham featured in three pre-season games for Chelsea before been sent out on loan for a third time in his career at the club.
“I’m excited for this new chapter,” the striker told Villa’s official website.
“Aston Villa are a big club that belongs in the Premier League and I’m here to help them achieve that.
“At this stage of my career, I need games and this is a great place for me to come and showcase my talent. I can’t wait to get started.”
Aston Villa also announced the capture of the 20 year old who scored 23 goals in 41 Championship appearances on loan at Bristol City in 2016-17.
“We are delighted to confirm that @TammyAbraham has joined the club on a season-long loan from Chelsea ✍️#PartOfThePride #AVFC,” the club tweeted.
Abraham spent last term with Swansea City, where he scored eight times in all competitions. He could make his debut against Sheffield United on Saturday.Copyright © 2020 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.